OBU Campus Life

Campus HousingYes (Capacity: 1,545)
Meal PlanYes (Cost: $4,080)
Religious AffiliationSouthern Baptist
NCAAGreat American Conference

OBU Campus Housing and Meal Plan

Ouachita Baptist University offers campus housing (college-owned, operated, or affiliated) and it's total dormitory capacity is 1,545 (approximately 90.67 % students are living in the housing facilities). The average room & board charge for academic year 2021-2022 is $7,880. In addition, the school has meal plans for all students and the average charge for the meal plans is $4,080 annually.

Special Learning Opportunities

Ouachita Baptist University offers the online degrees and courses for undergraduate programs. It provides the ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad programs to its students. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities at Ouachita Baptist University for academic year 2021-2022.
Special Learning Opportunities at Ouachita Baptist University
Online Degree ProgramUndergraduate
Online CourseUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,545)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,080)

On-Campus Student Services

Ouachita Baptist University provides number of student services including remedial education, academic/career counseling & wellness and placement services for completers. It has own libraries on its campus. Next table lists student services provided at Ouachita Baptist University to its attendants.
Student Services at Ouachita Baptist University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institution

Sports Teams and Athletic Information At Ouachita Baptist University

Ouachita Baptist University is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). Next table describes sports and athletic information at Ouachita Baptist University campus.
Sports and Athletic Information
Ouachita Baptist University
Baseball330Great American Conference
Basketball1415Great American Conference
Football1030Great American Conference
Golf108NCAA Division II (with football)
Soccer3121NCAA Division II (with football)
Softball024NCAA Division II (with football)
Swimming and Diving1815NCAA Division II (with football)
Tennis78NCAA Division II (with football)
Track and Field, X-Country010NCAA Division II (with football)
Volleyball018NCAA Division II (with football)
Wrestling230NCAA Division II (with football)

Veterans Benefits at Ouachita Baptist University

Ouachita Baptist University has programs, benefits, and services to veterans, military service members, and/or their families. You can check more information about veterans benefits at school's veterans webpage .
Veterans Benefits at Ouachita Baptist University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Service members Opportunity Colleges

Special Facts about Ouachita Baptist University

Ouachita Baptist University is an institution that opens to general public. It is religiously affiliated to Southern Baptist. The school does not offer medical degree and it does not have its own hospital. Next table shows additional and special facts about Ouachita Baptist University.
Additional Characteristics at Ouachita Baptist University
Religious AffiliationSouthern Baptist
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree

Academic Library Stats

Ouachita Baptist University has a library system that has 173,219 physical, digital, and electronic books. Next table shows the statistics related to the academic libraries that Ouachita Baptist University has.
Academic Library Stats
Ouachita Baptist University
Number of Physical Books160,398
Number of Digital/Electronic Books12,821
Number of Digital/Electronic Databases150
Number of Physical Media7,720
Total Physical Library Collections (books and media)169,841
Total Electronic Library Collections (books and media)228,431
Total Physical Library Circulations (books and media)19,731
Total Electronic Library Circulations (books and media)77,007
Number of Branches and Independent Libraries1
Preservation ServiceNot Support